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Energy & Climate

Media Releases

Updated: Acland media materials

23 June, 2017

Access a comprehensive case summary; case studies; images and video for the historic Queensland Land Court decision that recommended the outright rejection of the New Acland Coal (NAC) Stage 3 mine expansion on 31 May 2017. Updated 23 June 2017. 

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News & Blog Posts

North Galilee Basin Rail approvals and NAIF

18 April, 2017

On 3 December 2016 media broadly reported that the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (‘NAIF’) granted preliminary approval for funding the North Galilee Basin Rail (NGBR) Line. There is no regulatory provision for NAIF to grant ‘preliminary approval’ for financial assistance for a project under the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility Act 2016 (‘NAIF Act’).

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Law Reform

Have your say: mining project rehabilitation

03 April, 2017

Get your submission in to the Senate Inquiry, which will be considering the rehabilitation of mining and resources projects as it relates to Commonwealth responsibilities like under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (EPBC Act).

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